Fri., Apr. 27th, 2012 [Game One Box] [Game Two Box]
La Mirada, Calif. --The San Diego Christian College baseball team could not get the offense rolling in a double header sweep at the hands of Biola. The Eagles took game one 6-2 and game two 6-1.
SDCC falls to 18-31 (10-20) while BU goes to 24-24 (17-13) with the wins. The Eagles also clinched the #3 seed in the GSAC tournament.
The Hawks still have a chance to make the GSAC playoffs. SDCC must sweep Biola tomorrow and have Fresno Pacific get swept by Concordia in their double header. Per GSAC rules, SDCC would win a tie breaker versus FPU.
In game one, SDCC fell behind 6-0 on a pair of Drake Fages' homeruns for the Eagles before getting on the board in the sixth.
In the SDCC sixth, Sean Sweeney walked and stole second base. Jeff Lusardi drove a double to the right centerfield wall to plate Sweeney.
SDCC added another run in the seventh, when Sweeney drove in Cedric Bogan. Bogan had walked and stole second base.
It was too little, too late for the Hawks as BU took game one 6-2.
Adair Robles (5-7) suffered the loss for SDCC. Robles threw the complete game, striking out six and allowing six runs.
In game one, Lusardi and Nick Bando each had a pair of hits for the Hawks.
In game two, SDCC jumped on BU pitcher Nick Turner with three hits and a run in the top of the first.
After two initial outs, Lusardi singled, followed by Dawson Jones getting hit by the pitch. Bando then singled to score Lusardi. A single by Luis Rivas loaded the bases. The Hawks were unable to push across any more runs in the first but held a 1-0 lead.
After the Hawks’ first inning, Turner settled in for the Eagles and did not allow another SDCC hit. BU took advantage of three SDCC errors en route to a 6-1 victory.
Garisson McLagan (1-8) took the loss for the Hawks. McLagan threw all six innings, allowing six runs (two earned) on eleven hits. McLagan also struck out a pair.
SDCC concludes their regular season on Saturday, April 28th with a double header at home against Biola. First pitch is 12:00.